Amelie Hotel in Malate

Malate has always been known as the bohemian enclave of Manila with its many artsy cafes and galleries, bustling nightlife and irrepressible energy. The district was the place to go to socialize and a haven for artists and musicians. If you want culture and more, Malate was the place. But that was way before the establishments and happening places have moved to other quarters of Metro Manila. The Malate of old has lost its glory and its star has dimmed. Gritty and grimy, it has…Continue Reading “Amelie Hotel in Malate exudes that perfect Manila vibe”

hotel in coron

Coron is always a great place to visit. Lovely white sand beaches, a salty hot spring, pristine island lakes, island hopping and with those spectacular rock formations, a memorable vacation. For such a small town, looking for the perfect hotel can be challenging. But Coron Soleil Garden Resort, and its budget friendly sister, Coron Soleil Express Hotel are highly recommended. Great service, good food and well appointed location. Coron Soleil Garden Resort When we last visited Coron last July, we stayed at the Coron Soleil…Continue Reading “A well appointed and recommended resort hotel in Coron”

Best resort in Coron, Palawan

I was a bit worried that for the past few days I was in Coron town, the weather was just terrible. A typhoon was brewing north of the Philippines, heavy rains in the Calamianes, where Coron is located and a flight from Cebu was even cancelled due to the incessant downpour. Even the tours around the islands were affected with cancelations for a day and a limited trip the next day. The timing, it seems was not good. Right smack in the middle of the…Continue Reading “Club Paradise, the best resort in Coron Palawan”

Travelling around the world offers many fascinating experiences and where you stay is part of enjoying the trip. Here we take a look at six eye-catching unique hotels that bring original ideas to the table, making a trip even more exciting, memorable and unique. Palacio de Sal, Bolivia The world’s first salt accommodation is a unique hotel, the Palacio de Sal in Bolivia is formed from blocks made of salt held together by wood and furnished by salt-made accessories including beds, chairs, tables and sculptures. It’s…Continue Reading “6 Once-in-a-Lifetime Stays at the World’s Most Unique Hotels”

bai hotel cebu

I was actually thrilled to experience the newest luxury hotel, bai Hotel Cebu in Mandaue City. Rising from the still open reclaimed part just opposite Park Mall, its a massive hotel that is modern and with contemporary design. I’ve been passing this one when it started construction and it really took some time for it to finish. That’s why I got giddy when my two night stay was finalized. bai Hotel is a luxury hotel that opened September last year. It got its name from…Continue Reading “How’s staying at bai Hotel Cebu?”